Goulds Park Recreation Center in Miami Dade County is a state of the art, technology and recreational community center. This beautiful facility contains a 12,000 sf multi use gymnasium with basketball and volleyball courts and seating for 400. Two large programming wings have been added to each side of the gym. This addition brought 10,000 additional square feet to make for a complete community center. There are now extra rooms for educational spaces, arts and crafts, meeting rooms, a weight room, aerobics fitness room, game room and two computer learning labs.
The Miami Dade County Parks and Rec has partnered with Comcast to form a national effort to bring the power of the internet and understanding to people who do not have internet access or computer skills. The Technology learning center at the Gould Center now offers free "internet essentials" training classes, The classes available are: Basic Computers and Microsoft Software, Finding and Applying for Jobs Online and Keeping Children Safe on the Internet. Classes are held weekly and computers are provided.
This huge facility offers many other programs like: After School Care Programs, Youth Sports Development Programs, Summer Camps, Learn to Swim Classes and The Active Adult program which brings free fitness classes and health awareness to adults aged 55 and +.
The amenities here are endless:
Lighted Tennis Courts
Track and Field
Year Round Swimming Pool
Technology Learning Center
This park also features a brand new splash playground with water activities for children of all ages, including a splash play zone for small children ages 1-5. The large swimming pool has recently been renovated and is available for daily swim times year round. The area around the water activities have been freshly landscaped with a new covered picnic area.
The Gould Center is a gem for the community with so many free and affordable activities for all ages, all year long!